Have you ever noticed that you created fear? For example, let’s say that you start a business. Fear begins to creep up and scares the sh*t out of you. Most people let fear hold them back but then one way to look at it is that you actually invented fear.
Fear can’t exist without you therefore fear needs you to survive. How empowering is that?
Below are some great quotes on fear. Enjoy.
Fears are educated into us, and can, if we wish, be educated out.
Karl Augustus Menninger
I must not fear.
Fear is the mind-killer.
Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration.
I will face my fear.
I will permit it to pass over me and through me.
And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path.
Where the fear has gone there will be nothing.
Only I will remain.
Fear: False Evidence Appearing Real.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’ Eleanor Roosevelt
If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy. Dale Carnegie
Before you can become a millionaire, you must learn to think like one. You must learn how to motivate yourself to counter fear with courage. Making critical decisions about your career, business, investments and other resources conjures up fear, fear that is part of the process of becoming a financial success. Thomas J. Stanley
If you know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results of a hundred battles. Sun Tzu
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. Marcus Aurelius
People fear death even more than pain. It’s strange that they fear death. Life hurts a lot more than death. At the point of death, the pain is over. Yeah, I guess it is a friend. Jim Morrison
Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything – all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure – these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Steve Jobs
Courage is fear holding on a minute longer. George S. Patton
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life. Ralph Waldo Emerson
We must build dikes of courage to hold back the flood of fear. Martin Luther King, Jr.
I fear no man, no beast or evil, brother. Hulk Hogan
If you look into your own heart, and you find nothing wrong there, what is there to worry about? What is there to fear? Confucius
Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream. Paulo Coelho
Thinking will not overcome fear but action will. W. Clement Stone
I live my life through fear. If I’m afraid of it I’ll do it just so I’m not afraid of it anymore. Jeremy Renner
You don’t have to fear defeat if you believe it may reveal powers that you didn’t know you possessed. Napoleon Hill
Fears are nothing more than a state of mind. Napoleon Hill